On day 2 of the home and home series the 2 teams split with MCC winning game one 17-7 but dropping game two 10-5.
Game one was all offense for MCC as they scored in every inning, including 7 in the bottom of the 6th for the mercy rule victory. The Jayhawks scored 4 runs in the 1st but Mid Michigan returned the favor with 4 runs in the top of the 2nd. From there it was all MCC as they scored in every inning while holding Mid Michigan scoreless until the top of the 6th. Branden Posky (Livonia Stevenson HS) picked up the win with 5.2 innings of work. He gave up 5 hits and 7 runs with 8 strike outs. MCC tallied 13 hits on the day, led by Jake Conklin (Holland Calvary Christian HS) who was 3-4 with 3 RBI, Jake Soules (Troy HS) who was 2-4 with 3 RBI and Shane Thompson (Sault St. Marie HS) who was also 2-4 with 2 RBI. Nolan Perrin (Hudsonville HS) had multiple hits with a 2-4 day.
In game two Mid Michigan broke open a close game with 4 runs in the top of the 7th to salvage the split. MCC outhit Mid Michigan 9-7 but they were hurt by 7 errors. Antwain Danner (Simeon HS, Chicago) was 2-4 and Jon Henry (Ajax. HS, Ontario) clubbed a home run.
The Jayhawks fall to 13-7 in conference play and 29-11 overall. They have 5 days to recover before travelling to Bailey Park in Battle Creek to face the league leading Kellogg Community College Bruins on Friday, 4/26. First pitch is scheduled for 2:00 pm.